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and toner. >> reporter: peggy fox, 9news now and wusa9.com. >>> peggy also tells us some critics of this idea question whether the school districts ought to get a cut since they are on an approved crick limb -- curriculum? or maybe you want to log onto momslikeme.com and join the discussions. >>> it sure could be hard to throw things away like old birthday cards and magazines. for one local woman, keeping any type of paper or magazine has become an obsession. there are mounds and mounds of papers, books, even trash in her home. she's admitted that she's a bit of a hoarder and wants -- hoarder and wants to get better. >> after a while, it becomes the norm. you can't do anything about it so you shut your odds. >> she would be known as a hoárder with a difficult time of letting go of things. things that may seem invaluable and typically are invaluable. >> reporter: well tomorrow night on 9news now at 9:00, ta closer look the at -- a closer look at the clutter to help them break the cycle in the 9news now special report. >>> all right, the clipper is here. there's your forecast for
in haiti's rubble. peggy fox shows us how search and rescue teams train for that kind of a mission. >> reporter: finding survivors under piles of concrete takes a delicate balance between heavy machinery and careful searching. >> once we get up to it, we can see if, in fact, we do have a victim. >> reporter: dc's search and rescue team practices these drills regularly. this concrete plant provides plenty of slabs to look through and drill under. >> when they're looking for possible victims, they start with a listening device. and with these headphones, they can hear even the tiniest of fingernail scratching. >> reporter: take a listen. they also use rotating cameras fitted on the end of extension poles. >> as i see a victim right there so i would notify the chief i can see a victim, a live victim. and then we would go and extricate that person. >> once they find somebody, then a rescue group comes in behind them to start digging. and that crew moves on to the next building. so they're always leapfrogging each other going from building to building to building. >> reporter: after all
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